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... My history is significant for spinal arthritis. Long story short, this last "bout" I've been treating since 2010. C5/6 is causing me big problems and my arm is to the point now, that I am barely able to use it. The pain traveled down my arm after I had facet injections in late October/early November. My Dr. STILL has not called me with the results (MRI was last Monday... (4 replies)
... C4 Moderate posterior disc osteophyte complex and facet hypertyrophic changes present. There is near complete effacement of the ventral and dorsal subarachnoid space with mild ventral cord flattening. ... (4 replies)
... C3 Mild left facet hypertrophy. Neural foramina are patent. Mild clockwise rotation of the vertebral body. ... (7 replies)

MRI results
Aug 20, 2007
... causes no signifcant ventral dural effacement. However there is moderate narrowing of the neural foramina bilaterally due to the disc bulge and posterior facet hypertrophic changes. These findings are slightly more prominent on the right then on the left. ... (0 replies)
... Mild spondylitic bulging annulus broadly eccentric toward the left with focal left foraminal and far lateral annular tear, mild facet hypertrophic changes, and mild left foraminal narrowing. ... (1 replies)
... n annular disc bulge is identified. The disc bulge contacts and flattens the anterior thecal sac, with overall minimal to mild central canal stenosis. Discogenic changes combine with the bilateral facet hypertrophic changes to produce mild to moderate bilateral neural foraminal stenosis. ... (5 replies)
... MRI reads, minimal diffuse disc bulge with indentations to the ventral thecal sac, at c2-3,c3-4, c4-5,c7-t1,all without significant canal stenosis or neural foraminal narrowing c7-t1 also some facet hypertrophic changes, some mild ligamentum flavum laxity c3-4 there are... (0 replies)
... ble severe neural foraminal narrowing is seen on the right. Probable moderate to severe neural foraminal narrowing is seen on the left. Probable mild to moderate hypertrophic changes are seen involving the unconvertabral joints. MIld retrolethesis is seen. ... (2 replies)
... osis with mild reversal at the level of C3. The vertebral body heights are normal. The marrow signal is fairly homogeneous. No focal marrow edema is evident. The facet joints appear normally aligned. The cervical cord is normal in caliber and appearance. The posterior fossa contents appear normal. ... (16 replies)
... osis with mild reversal at the level of C3. The vertebral body heights are normal. The marrow signal is fairly homogeneous. No focal marrow edema is evident. The facet joints appear normally aligned. The cervical cord is normal in caliber and appearance. The posterior fossa contents appear normal. ... (0 replies)
... C3 intervertebral disc space displays normal disc height. Facet joints and uncovertebral joints as well as ligamentum flavum are without prominence. ... (3 replies)
... level degenerative changes in the cervical and lumbar spine, as decribed below. ... (13 replies)
... c4 mild marginal hypertrophic changes resulting in moderate left and mild right foraminal narrowing. ... (0 replies)
... C6 cervical disc is seen with mild spondylosis. The posterior elements reveal no subluxation of the facet joints or occult fracture. No occult spina bifida is identified. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks you for your help! Just received first set of cervical epidural injections and in two weeks they will do facet joint injections in the cervical spine! ... (21 replies)
... C4 to C7 mild disk and moderate unconvertebral degenerative changes. Multilevel mild hypertrophic facet degenerative changes. ... (0 replies)
... Joint space narrowing or facet joint. Lucency at pars of L5, compatible with spondylolysis. ... (6 replies)
... esent. There is a posterior bony ridge present which does partially efface the ventral thecal sac and results in mild central canal narrowing. There is also mild facet and uncovetbebral joint hypertrophic change appearing to result in a mild degree right foraminal narrowing. ... (2 replies)
... c6 level. Vertebral body heights are normal. No facet subluxation or dislocation. Prevertebral soft tissues are normal, no acute fractures. ... (8 replies)
... Minimal spondylosis. Moderate degenerative hypertrophic changes in the facet joint on the left and minimal degenerative change on the right. There is minimal formaminal narrowing on the left. ... (20 replies)


Associated Tags: bulging disc, central canal stenosis, degeneration, degenerative disc disease, mri help, neural foraminal stenosis, reversal of cervical lordosis, spinal & foraminal stenosis, spinal cord flattening, spinal stenosis

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